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Knowledge Exchange Program | Religious Extremism In The Lives Of Contemporary Muslims Religious Extremism in the Lives of Contemporary Muslims Book Information Name: Religious Extremism in the Lives of Contemporary Muslims Author: Dr. Abdul Rahman ibn Mualaa al-Luwaihiq al-Muitairi Translator: Jamaal al-Din M. Zarabozo Publisher: Al-Basheer Company for Publications and Translations ISBN: 1-891540-11-4 Year of Publication: 2001 Religious Extremism in the Lives of the Contemporary Muslims In this work, the author has concentrated on many of the manifestations of extremism found in the Arab world. However, upon close inspection, one will readily note that many of the ideas addressed by…

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Book Name: Forty Hadith on Good Moral Values With Short Commentaries Author: Yahya M. A. Ondigo Publishing House: International Islamic Publishing House Edition: English edition 1 (2010) ISBN: 978-603-501-064-1 Introduction The author collected wonderful anthology of the Prophet`s statements on positive ethics and attributes that all people- Muslims and non-Muslims- should strive to adopt in the way we deal with others. He lucidly elaborates on a number of areas in such a human value system, like the characteristics of honesty, good neighborliness, modesty, generosity, courage, cooperation, justice, forgiveness, moderation and hospitality. The world is in dire need of these selected…

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Knowledge Exchange Program | The Ideal Muslim Book Information Title: The Ideal Muslim Author: Dr. Muhammad Ali al-Hashimi English Edition4: 2005 Publisher: IIPH, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia The ideal Muslim is a man of the highest moral character. In his relationship with his Rabb (Lord), himself, parents, relatives, friends, and the community at large, he has a most excellent example in the Prophet of Islam (pbuh). His idealism is further strengthened by the characters of the first generations of Muslims who excelled in all the various fields of human endeavor. He is reassured by the teachings of slam that he also…

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Book Information Title: The Life, Teachings and Influence of Muhammad Ibn Abdul-Wahhab Author: Jamaal al-Din M. Zarabozo English Edition: 1 (2003) Publisher: International Islamic Publishing House Firstly, the author points out the main objective of this book saying: This book is not one with a political agenda. It is meant neither to support nor to critique any contemporary regimes or policies.’ Indeed, the driving force behind this work is much greater and more important than that. It has to do with, first, the religion of Islam as preached by the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) himself…

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Book Information Title: Unholy War: Terror in the Name of ISLAM Author: John L. Esposito Edition: 2010 Publisher: International Islamic Publishing House The main goal of the author from this book is to explain why 9/11 occurred and to place the attacks within their broader context. This understanding is now even more important because of what has happened since 9/11: the continued threat of terror¬ism, the American-led war against terrorism, and the exponential growth of anti-Americanism and hatred of America globally. The author said Since the first edition of Unholy War, many have contin¬ued to equate the religion of Islam…

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Book Name: ISLAM, A Short History Author: Karen Armstrong Publication Year: 2002 ISBN: 0-8129-6618-X Preface The external history of a religious tradition often seems di-vorced from the raison d’etre of faith. The spiritual quest is an interior journey; it is a psychic rather than a political drama. It is preoccupied with liturgy, doctrine, contemplative disci¬plines and an exploration of the heart, not with the clash of current events. Religions certainly have a life outside the soul. Their leaders have to contend with the state and affairs of the world, and often relish doing so. They fight with members of other…

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In this book, the author touches the lives of those Christians who have not been given the knowledge the author have gained both about Islam, from his direct contact with Muslims, and about Christianity from his seminary education. The author digs deep into the roots of Christianity to bring out obscure information that highlight what was once common between Christianity and Islam. He tries to share with those Christians who are willing to listen – what is often known by their clergy and church leaders, but seldom finds its way into their knowledge of their own religion. Likewise, he also…

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Book Information Book Name: The Greatest prophet in the view of the west Author: Dr. Abd Alradi Muhammad Abdulmohsen Published by: Muslim world League “The Global Commission for Introducing the Messenger” In this book, the author introduces some quotations for leading figures of non Muslim western writers about the greatness of prophet Muhammad (PBUH), his good morals, achievements, strong belief and conviction. Unlike other books whose writers only tried referring to what have been said about the prophet by unbiased western writers, this book introduces the original quotations and give them perfect translation into Arabic so as to be crystal…

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Title: Muhammad`s Prohethood Reality or Myth Author: Abdu-Radhi Muhammad Abdul-Mohsen Publishing House: International Islamic Publishing House ISBN: 978-9960-501-10-9 Many Muslim scholars have written to defend the Prophet since doing so is an honor and a duty for them. However, such efforts have been made either incidentally in answer to some orientalists and some missionaries, or in the course of speaking about the evidence of prophethood in Islam. Furthermore, most of the writings were done by non-specialists, although the nature of the topic requires the knowledge of a number of aspects of Islamic philosophy, the history of religions, and western thought….

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Book Information Name: Religious Extremism in the Lives of Contemporary Muslims Author: Dr. Abdul Rahman ibn Mualaa al-Luwaihiq al-Muitairi Translator: Jamaal al-Din M. Zarabozo Publisher: Al-Basheer Company for Publications and Translations ISBN: 1-891540-11-4 Year of Publication: 2001 Religious Extremism in the Lives of the Contemporary Muslims In this work, the author has concentrated on many of the manifestations of extremism found in the Arab world. However, upon close inspection, one will readily note that many of the ideas addressed by the author critiques can be found in many Muslim communities. Indeed, the author touches upon many topics of direct concern…

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